Project Assistant – Shelter Job Placement – Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Job Title:            Project Assistant – Shelter
Organisation: Norwegian
Refugee Council (NRC)
Duty Station:  Uganda
About NRC:
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian
organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more
dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for
the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter,
education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water, sanitation and
hygiene sectors.
Job Summary: The Project
Assistant is responsible for follow up of shelter activities at the various
locations where NRC operates.
Key Duties and
  • Regularly monitor and report on the
    project activities and ensure compliance with plans and NRC standards
  • The incumbent will mobilize communities
    and community leaders for the building materials, construction activities
    and maintenance of structures
  • Suggest new methods and approaches in
    order to improve the quality of the activities
  • The jobholder will also administrate
    payment requests for partners, contractors, suppliers, construction
    workers etc.
  • Report all protection related concerns
  • Conduct data collection as required
  • Prepare and file relevant documents
    according to procedures

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant for the Norwegian Refugee
    Council (NRC) Project Assistant – Shelter job opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s
    degree in a relevant field
  • Previous exposure and experience from
    working with shelter projects in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • At least three years of previous
    experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the
    position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge about own skills/profile
  • Handling insecure environments
  • Working with people
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Communicate with impact and respect
How to Apply:
All interested and qualified Ugandan candidates who wish to join one of
the world’s leading relief organisations, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
should apply by visiting the web link below.
Deadline: 14th August

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